Bandsaw Box III

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Project by doncutlip posted 11-27-2011 03:30 PM 1277 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Simple pine box with a knob from the surplus pile. The finish is old school: stained with brewed tea, coated with iron oxide, stained with tobacco/ammonia and finished with BLO/turpentine. I think I’ll keep this one.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#1 posted 11-27-2011 03:40 PM

Interesting design and finish. Nice work.

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#2 posted 11-27-2011 04:54 PM

I really like the shape/design of this. Simple yet very interesting. Great job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#3 posted 11-27-2011 05:22 PM

Keep it your self ?
Good luck with that idea .
Nice work Don .


-- Kiefer 松

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#4 posted 11-27-2011 05:33 PM

An interesting finishing regimen. Are you going to stain the inside of the box, or add flocking or felt at all?

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#5 posted 11-27-2011 11:17 PM

@Jonathan: I might put some felt in there, I just want to keep some old tokens in there.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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